The Southern Explorer

From NZD $349.00
  • Duration: 7 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: Wanaka, NZ
  • Product code: PWSE

We run this epic trip on demand and need a minimum of 2 people to run. To book, call us or email

For those with more time and keen to explore a little further, the Southern Explorer is the perfect choice! This trip will have you paddling through some of the region’s most iconic, remote and beautiful landscapes towards the ‘gem’ of the lake ’ Mou Waho island.

Here you will enjoy a short walk exploring this protected island where the views are next to none, followed by our gourmet picnic lunch on the beach. To top it off catch a scenic boat cruise back to Wanaka (kayaks on board) for a relaxing and well deserved afternoon. With Mt Aspiring Park towering over the lake, this trip
will certainly give you “something to write home about!”

  • 12-14kms of easy paddling
  • Optional 30-60minute walk up to the Mou Waho island look out
  • Fully catered with our gourmet picnic morning tea and lunch
  • No experience required (reasonable fitness expected) 
  • Power boat assisted
  • Exact route may vary due to weather conditions